Senior Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

Warner Robins
United States


Senior Engineer

Role and Responsibilities

This position will be in support of multiple mechanical analysis and engineering projects supporting our customers. Provides high-level engineering subject matter expertise for USAF Aircraft Mechanical Systems. Provides advanced technical knowledge and analysis of highly specialized applications and operational environment, high-level functional systems analysis, design, integration, documentation, training, and implementation advice on complex problems, which require doctorate level knowledge of the subject matter for effective implementation. Applies principles, methods, and knowledge of specific functional areas of expertise to specific task order requirements. Provides advice on esoteric problems, which require extensive knowledge of Air Force Weapons Systems such as the F-15, C-5, C-130, or C-17 aircraft. Designs and prepares technical reports, studies, and related documentation, makes charts and graphs to record results, prepares presentations, and briefings as required by the task order. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager.


Requires a minimum Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited Engineering School and over 12 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Extensive knowledge of Air Force Weapons Systems such as the F-15, C-5, C-130 or C-17 aircraft. Required experience in depot maintenance of Air Force aircraft. Primary job functions require exercising independent judgment. Must have significant Mechanical Equipment and Subsystems Integrity Program (MECSIP) and MIL-STD-1798C experience to include Safety Critical Item identification and tracking, FMECA and System Safety Hazard Assessments (SSHA) development and execution as it applies to scheduled maintenance requirements for Air Force or DoD aircraft. Must have Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) training and experience. An active Secret clearance is required.

Preferred Skills

More qualified candidates will possess:

  • Acquisition Professional Level III (Engineering) Certified
  • USAF Mishap Investigation School
  • Proficient in the use of Air Force or civilian technical manuals, policies, regulations, and AS 9100 standards
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to effectively interact with employees at all levels within the organization.
  • A working knowledge of technical report writing/editing and ISO 9001 standards.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office software and similar database/analysis/reporting software is highly desired.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics

Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver .